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009infinityBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
split the powers and then do individually
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what do you mean by split the powers?
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no, im lost where 3 is multiplyed by 6 and then the ^1/4 part
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009infinityBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok i explain in steps
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(3) means \[\frac{1}{16^3}\] and (1/4) means \[\sqrt[4]{16}\] right? So, since you're doing both to the 16... it can be written as \[\frac{1}{\sqrt[4]{16^3}}\] or \[\frac{1}{\sqrt[4]{16}^3}\]
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that makes sense so far
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now, one looks much more easy to solve than the other, even though they are the same thing.
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009infinityBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the power is 3/4 base is 16 now 16^3 . 16^1/4=1/(16)^3.\[\sqrt[4]{16}\]
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how does \[\sqrt[4]{16^3}\] turn into 8?
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know the answer is 1/8
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[\sqrt[4]{4096}\]
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I would look at it the other way  just to avoid that huge number \[16^3\].
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{1}{\sqrt[4]{16}^3}\]
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So it's like \[\frac{1}{(\sqrt[4]{16})^3}\]
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
And what is \[\sqrt[4]{16}\]?
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GrizzlyChickenBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sorry, i was afk for a while
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theEricBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Understood! Thank you! And you're welcome!
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